7.30 Puppet chat show, with Stinky and Jake..
Another chance to see the first of a series often programmes revealing the basic elements and applications of multimedia computing. With Vanessa Collingridge.
David Frost interviews news makers, and reviews the Sunday papers with his guests. Including at 8.30 News; plus the weather forecast.
Series editor Barney Jones ; Executive editor Tim Orchard ...........................................
Fourth of six programmes on the rituals of Lent. Rachel Hawthorn discovers how the biblical tradition of alms giving is still motivating people today. The service comes from the Cathedral of St Asaph, Clwyd, where the Dean explains how simnel cake has become a traditional Mothering Sunday gift.
Deaf consumers and professionals debate interpreter/communicator support issues. With signing and subtitles.
Repeated Tuesday 12 noon on BBC2
10: Festivals in three countries and how they are celebrated. Last in the series.
Forgotten tales of courage and conviction. Calling London. The story of Noor I nayat Khan, who in June 1943 became the first woman agent to be dropped into occupied France. Rpt Stereo Subtitled ................
John Spiers : the Pattents' Champion A profile of the Brighton Health Trust
Chairman who was determined to lead an assault on NHS bureaucracy.
Rural issues with John Craven. Plus, the week's weather at 12.25pm.
John Humphrys puts senior politicians on the spot. Including at 12.30 News
EditorDavidJordan Subtitled ....................
Omnibus edition. Stereo Subtitled..
John Wayne , Glen Campbell
When a young girl discovers that her father has been robbed and murdered, she persuades hard-drinking one-eyed US Marshal Rooster" Cogburn to track down herfather's killer.
Director Henry Hathaway (1969. PG)
♦ See Films: pages 57-62 ***
Reuben J Rooster Cogburn:
This week, three stylists work to find a new image for TSD, the all girl band who are about to launch their second single. Meanwhile, staff at the Royal Horticultural Society at Wisley in Surrey model the latest floral prints. With Jeff Banks ,
Caryn Franklin and Brenda Emmanus. Producer Karen Hughes ; Executive producer
With Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather Peter Cockroft
6.05 Regional News
In the second of three programmes exploring Christian celebration, Baptist minister Steve Chalke goes behind the formal world of the legal profession to reveal men and women of commitment and faith. Hymns include: Lord
Enthroned in Heavenly Splendour,
There Is a Wideness in God's Mercy, Lord of the Years, Great Is Thy
Faithfulness, Eternal God You Cry for Justice and Love Divine.
Producer Roy Francis ; Editor Helen Alexander Repeated tomorrow at 8.30am on BBC2
This week, from Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, where the items brought in for valuation include a Venetian old master, a collection of oriental jade and porcelain, a rare book containing coloured plates of African animals in their natural habitat, and a set of four
French candlesticks. With Hugh Scully. Producer Michele Burgess ; Executive producer
Christopher Lewis ♦ See Antiques: page 42
♦ Win a trip to Bath: page 44
Last part of the drama series.
It's festival time in Ballykissangel. Assumpta is close to losing her bar, everyone wonders if the wedding will finally happen and Fr. Clifford has his own problems. See today's choices.
Father Peter Clifford:
AlPacino Chris O'Donnell
Schoolboy Charlie Simms doesn't real ise what he's let himself in for when he takes on a Thanksgiving holidayjob looking after blind Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade. When Frank wishes to indulge in some of his "favourite" things one more time, the reluctant Charlie, with the threat of expulsion hangingoverhim, is whisked off on a lifetime's trip to New York.
To be continued afterthe news.
Lt Col Frank Slade ALPACINO
Charlie Simms CHRIS O'DONNELL
Director Martin Brest (1992, 15)
♦See Films: pages 57-62
Lt Col Frank Slade
George Willis Jr:
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled
Weather Peter Cockroft
Bad Marriage, Good Divorce
With one in four children in Britain likely to see their parents divorce before they are 16, what makes a good divorced parent? Are changes in the law's attitude expecting too much of parents? Should couples stay together for the sake of their children? What are the consequences of divorce on society? Joan Bakewell follows the story of a woman who lost custody of her child, and the subsequent repercussions on her and her relationship with her daughter.
Historical drama, and Ridley Scott 's first feature as a director, starring Keith Carradine and Harvey Keitel.
In 1800 Strasbourg, two Hussars become engaged in a series of duels of honour. Their mysterious quarrel will continue for years in spite of the intervention of others and the Napoleonic wars raging around them.
Ridley Scott 's next film, White Squall , starring Jeff Bridges, opens in May .
(1977. Certificate PG)
[* See Films: pages 57-62 ****]